New research to increase WA crop yields

Addressing the yield gap in Western Australia's high rainfall zones.

17 JUN 2019

Agronomy

New research to increase WA crop yields
New research to increase WA crop yields
New research to increase WA crop yields
New research to increase WA crop yields

Researchers honoured with prestigious awards

Two researchers have been honoured with Australian Academy of Technology and Engineering Awards.

14 JUN 2019

Agronomy

Researchers honoured with prestigious awards
Researchers honoured with prestigious awards
Researchers honoured with prestigious awards

New chemicals could help delay herbicide resistance

New herbicides could be a great tool for future weed control.

14 JUN 2019

Agronomy

New chemicals could help delay herbicide resistance
New chemicals could help delay herbicide resistance

Landmark partners with FluroSat

A partnership between Landmark and FluroSat offers better information for farming decision-making.

07 JUN 2019

Agronomy

Landmark partners with FluroSat

New Grains Biosecurity Officer for New South Wales

Well-known spraying guru Bill Gordon is the new Biosecurity Officer for New South Wales.

05 JUN 2019

Agronomy

New Grains Biosecurity Officer for New South Wales
New Grains Biosecurity Officer for New South Wales

Lawsuit filed against Monsanto

The first legal action in Australia has been taken against Monsanto regarding Roundup.

05 JUN 2019

Agronomy

Lawsuit filed against Monsanto
Lawsuit filed against Monsanto

Re-engineering soils for better performance

A project in WA is looking at ways of improving crop yields by re-engineering soils.

19 JUN 2019

Soils

Re-engineering soils for better performance
Re-engineering soils for better performance
Re-engineering soils for better performance
Re-engineering soils for better performance

UWA to put potash to the test

Glasshouse soil test to track sulphate of potash effects on wheat and canola.

01 MAY 2019

Soils

UWA to put potash to the test
UWA to put potash to the test
UWA to put potash to the test

Tips and tools for planning management of soil constraints

Research on the most common constraints of WA soils.

17 APR 2019

Soils

Tips and tools for planning management of soil constraints

Research progresses Deep P story

Helping experts develop diagnostic indicators to use starter and deep P fertilisers.

03 APR 2019

Soils

Research progresses Deep P story
Research progresses Deep P story

WA farms found to have excess phosphorus

Soil testing by DPIRD has helped hundreds of farmers increase their productivity

29 MAR 2019

Soils

WA farms found to have excess phosphorus
WA farms found to have excess phosphorus

Farmers dig in for free soil tests

The offer a free soil testing saw farmers around Australia jump on the opportunity in large numbers.

27 MAR 2019

Soils

Farmers dig in for free soil tests
Farmers dig in for free soil tests

Chaff lining efficacy investigated in new research

The proven weed control benefits of chaff lining.

08 MAY 2019

Weeds

Chaff lining efficacy investigated in new research
Chaff lining efficacy investigated in new research
Chaff lining efficacy investigated in new research
Chaff lining efficacy investigated in new research

Weed seed control benefits organic croppers

Weed management tactics that benefit organic farms.

03 MAY 2019

Weeds

Weed seed control benefits organic croppers
Weed seed control benefits organic croppers
Weed seed control benefits organic croppers

Link found between herbicide resistance and cropping methods

New research has shown a link between rye grass herbicide resistance and farming methods.

10 APR 2019

Weeds

Link found between herbicide resistance and cropping methods
Link found between herbicide resistance and cropping methods

Feathertop Rhodes Grass warning

Feathertop Rhodes Grass may be an issue this autumn following dry spells in NSW and QLD.

05 APR 2019

Weeds

Feathertop Rhodes Grass warning

Strategy needed to combat resistance

Use of crop varieties with high disease resistance ratings an important strategy.

05 APR 2019

Weeds

Strategy needed to combat resistance
Strategy needed to combat resistance

Weed control goes robotic

SwarmFarm has successfully trialled a robotic platform for broadacre weed control.

01 APR 2019

Weeds

Weed control goes robotic
Weed control goes robotic

Explore the latest articles from FarmingAhead's Livestock Channel

Podcast: Monitoring grain and seed in storage

Podcast: Monitoring grain and seed in storage.

22 MAY 2019

Grain Storage

New guidelines for handling treated fertiliser released

New guidelines are available to help stop decontamination of grain from treated fertiliser.

01 APR 2019

Grain Storage

New guidelines for handling treated fertiliser released
New guidelines for handling treated fertiliser released
New guidelines for handling treated fertiliser released

Warm weather is wonderful for weevils

Warm weather provides ideal conditions for stored grain insect pests so it pays to check regularly.

23 JAN 2019

Grain Storage

Warm weather is wonderful for weevils

WA grain yields higher than expected

Canola tonnage in the state will be the lowest for years.

12 NOV 2018

Grain Storage

WA grain yields higher than expected
WA grain yields higher than expected

Make silos part of your spring cleaning 'to do' list

Keep hygiene top of mind around grain storage and handling gear this harvest.

01 OCT 2018

Grain Storage

Make silos part of your spring cleaning 'to do' list
Make silos part of your spring cleaning 'to do' list

Grains industry faces 'capital shift' to stay competitive

Grain producers have options in shifting supply logistics landscape.

17 SEP 2018

Grain Storage

Grains industry faces 'capital shift' to stay competitive
Grains industry faces 'capital shift' to stay competitive